Xiaolongbao from Din Tai Fung were fantastic. Filled with soup and pork (or crab, fish etc.), these little dumplings are about 10 dollars/10 – enough for dinner. Tasty!
Changi Beach is on the far east side of Singapore, a bit out of the way. Singapore, however, is relatively small (276 sq mi) and so it takes under two hours to travel from the west (Jurong) to the east (Changi). The beach wasn’t really good for swimming, as it wasn’t sandy and there was a bit of trash around (a measuring cup was the oddest find). Still, the steady breeze from the ocean was nice.
SEA uses a set of LoL servers that are maintained by Garena (not Riot), who is in charge of publishing/distributing Riot’s LoL content. I haven’t yet been able to play while on campus because of technical issues and Garena doesn’t have a mac client, so I haven’t had a chance to play the game locally – stuck with 200 ping to NA – but I’m amused that they’re in one of the many local malls showing off LoL to passerbys and selling merch regardless.
“A zinc shed houses more dolls and drawings by the artist. The dolls were collected over a span of two and a half years from garbage heaps in the Philippines. The artwork references Payatas, a district with a large community of people, living close to a towering mountain of garbage. It is a reminder of poverty, but also new life that sprouts from the rubble. “